The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Firewall
Rank 25 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 6 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.64% 7.80% 7.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 40.00% 23.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 22
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £33,600 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
Firewall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 55 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.18% 19.50% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 92
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) CCNP
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) VoIP
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) SSL
5 8 (53.33%) Internet
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) CCVP
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) CCNA
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
10 2 (13.33%) Network Security
10 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
10 2 (13.33%) Incident Management

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
1 9 (60.00%) VoIP
2 8 (53.33%) Internet
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) SSL
2 8 (53.33%) VPN
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (13.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) 802.11
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) GSM
5 1 (6.67%) ISDN
5 1 (6.67%) PSTN
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) French Language
3 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Network Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) IVR
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CCNP
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCVP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) CheckPoint
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) 3Com
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Nokia
5 1 (6.67%) Veeam